November 22, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Bufford updates BOE on financial standing

The financial review conducted by Finance Director Kaye Bufford indicated that funds may come in at a slower-than-normal rate because, even though the tax bills have been mailed, residents are being given until January 20, 2019, to pay them. More...

LCHS students win Welders Cup

The fifth annual East Georgia Workforce Alliance Skills Challenge took place at the Augusta Exchange Club Fairgrounds on Thursday, November 15. More...

Application Deadline for Secret Santa is Nov. 27

The annual Secret Santa toy drive is now underway in Lincoln Coun­ty, and is celebrating its 10th year of helping community children in need. More...

News

Registration for parade entries ends Nov. 30

With leaves falling and tempera­tures dropping, it’s time to break out the garlands, twinkly lights, ham¬mers, and glue guns in prep­aration for the 2018 Lincolnton Christmas Parade, set for Satur­day, December 8, sponsored an­nually by the Lin More...

People

‘Annie’ is coming to the Playhouse

Annie (Sarah Morris) sits with her found curry friend Sandy (played by Silas Morrison) and sings about having hop in “Tomorrow” as rehears­als continue for the December 1-2, 7-9 productions of “Annie” by the Washington Little More...

Nolia’s Notes

Mama rarely cooked!

Mama would nevah sew anything evah!!! Growing up, I remember, there were sewing needles in the house for extracting the occasional splinter in the finger, but, not for sewing! When I was a bit older I had a class of home economics in school. More...

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Worship

Mt. Zion Baptist Church

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The TIE THAT BINDS

Up until relatively recent times, one’s closest neighbor was often miles away, and a trip to the county seat was an all day affair. More...

Worship Schedule

ANTHONY CHAPEL CHURCH: Pas­tor: David Bohling; Metasville Road; 706-869-8106 home, 706-399-2559 cell or 359-4437 church; Services: Sunday School: 10:00 a.m.; Sunday Worship: 11:00 a.m.; Fellowship Meal and Bible Study: Wednesday 7:00; Community Fello More...

Resolution honors life, memory of Beggs

The scheduled November meet­ing of the Lincoln County Board of Commissioners started with a special resolution from the Georgia State Senate presented personally by Sen. Lee Anderson to the family of the late Bruce Beggs.  More...

Early voting begins for secretay of state

“Democrat John Barrow and Re­publican Brad Raffensperger will face off December 4 in the race to become Georgia’s secretary of state, with early voting set to begin November 26 through November 30,” according to Lincoln County Elect More...

Bufford returns for one-night at Jabez auditorium Nov. 30

For the fourth year in a row, Lin­coln County native Carole J. Buf­ford will make a special one-night appearance at the Jabez Sanford Hardin Auditorium on Friday, No­vember 30, at 7:30 p.m. More...

Kirkland honored for years of service

Perry Kirkland was feted at a surprise retirement party recently. The party was given in celebration of his 35 years with the Loco Com­munity Fire Department.  More...

Lewis and Long to perform tonight

with turkey and dress­ing, there will be plenty of blue­grass music for the holiday as the  Thanksgiving Eve Bluegrass Pickin’ Party” is scheduled to take place at The Home Cafe located at 120 N. More...

Editorial Page

Moon keeps on shining despite all the dogs that bark at it

Words of Encouragement

You may have heard about the preacher who, in the middle of his sermon, noticed that one of his dea­cons had fallen asleep.  “Wake him up,” the preacher told the deacon’s wife.  “You’re the one who put him to s More...

Cap Dunn, Boyhood Blacksmith

Across The Savannah

Here’s a tale of a horseshoe that cracked yours truly in the head, a tale that began near the hand­some old shack you see in the photo. Cap Dunn, a blacksmith, lived there. See that big oak? The one that looks like it could be 300 years old? More...

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Obituaries

Gerald N. Davis

Mr. Gerald N. Davis, 75, entered into eternal rest with the family by his bedside at the residence on Morningside Dr. More...

Rita Wengrow Hussey

Rita Wengrow Hussey, 71, of Lincolnton, Georgia, passed away on November 14, 2018, at AU Medical Center in Augusta.  A graveside service was held at 11 a.m., on Saturday, November 17, at the Lincolnton City Cem­etery.  Rita was the daughte More...

Edwin Lewis Jennings Jr.

Edwin "Eddie" Lewis Jennings Jr., 54, of Athens, passed away Fri­day, November 16, 2018. A memorial service will be held at a later date. More...

Public Notices

LEGALS

DEBTORS AND CREDITORS NOTICE All creditors of the estate of MARIONL. More...

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Masons to meet The Lincolnton Masonic Lodge 354 holds its regular meeting os the third Thursday of every month. Dinner is served at 6:30 with the meeting starting at 7:30. AA meeting More...